FontStyle Property

Control.FontStyle Property


Gets or sets the font style.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public FontStyle FontStyle { get; set; }

Property Value

Type: System.Windows.FontStyle

A FontStyle value. The default is FontStyles.Normal.

This property only affects a control whose template uses the FontStyle property as a parameter. On other controls, this property has no impact.

The following example shows how to set the font style property of a control.

<Button Name="btn4" FontStyle="Normal" 
void ChangeFontStyle(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
    if (btn4.FontStyle == FontStyles.Italic)
        btn4.FontStyle = FontStyles.Normal;
        btn4.Content = "FontStyle";
        btn4.FontStyle = FontStyles.Italic;
        btn4.Content = "Control font style changes from Normal to Italic.";

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
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